With considerate readability and humor, Nicola Morris demystifies blockchain and positions it as the way forward for worth alternate. This informative discuss dissects the mechanisms of blockchain in addition to its prospects, and examines how this method can create extra belief and transparency throughout the numerous methods we purchase, promote, or analyze worth. A member of the WEX staff since 2014, Nicola Morris leads the company growth staff and is accountable for company technique, M&A, advertising and marketing, and new enterprise ventures, together with our companies in Latin America and Australia. Previous to becoming a member of WEX, Nicola labored at Verizon Communications, the place she was targeted on new enterprise alternatives, figuring out M&A targets and creating communications associated to Verizon’s progress technique. Nicola has additionally beforehand labored at Digex, Iridium and for the U.S. authorities.
She at the moment serves as a trustee on the Portland Symphony Orchestra Board and as a director on the Heart for Grieving Kids’s Board. She obtained bachelor’s levels in economics and Chinese language language from Wellesley Faculty and a grasp’s in worldwide affairs from the Johns Hopkins College College of Superior Worldwide Research. This discuss was given at a TEDx occasion utilizing the TED convention format however independently organized by a local people. Be taught extra at https://www.ted.com/tedx